simple as the clothes they wear, or the food they eat. Cultural events are important to the college mission because it helps to understand diversity. The United States consist of many different cultures and it is important to understand and appreciate the large array of different lifestyles and beliefs. For my cultural event I went to The House of Asian. I had never eaten Thai food before so I decided to give it a try. Not knowing anything about Thai food I asked the waitress “What is your most
There are many areas of cultural diversity in the world; religion, food, and acceptable behavior. In all of these areas there are people in other cultures that view each of them as different or wrong. A lot of the time when someone of a different culture views a custom as wrong it is because of the individuals own ethnocentrism. With this paper I hope to explain why it is ok to try new things and how other people do things is not wrong just because it is different then what you are use to.
of the tofu and come out tasting just like the sauce. Tofu is mainly eaten my vegetarians because it is not meat and can be replaced as a meat product. Although Tofu did not originate in the United States it has become very popular over the like couple of years. Tofu originates from Asia specifically China dating back about 2000 years ago but other countries use it as a main ingredient as well, countries such as Japan, Thailand and other East and South East Asian countries. Tofu was once referred
choices differ depending on country? Why KFC chicken is the best chicken compared to Popeye’s Chicken or Church’s Chicken, although that statement can be questionable depending on who you ask. KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken) is a worldwide fast food chain that is well known for its fried chicken, and it is publicly traded company. For nearly 60 years, KFC continues to be in business and has over 17,000 outlets in 105 countries (kfc.com). At the early age of six, Harland Sanders learned to cook
The True Dangers of the Feared Pandemic Abstract The H5N1 strain of the avian flu is a virus. It has the potential to be very dangerous especially through its ways of transmission. The statistics of the current deaths and possible deaths also show the possible pandemic arising in the near future. However, this topic must be put into perspective and the common belief that it will eradicate our world is rather exaggerated. There is actually a higher chance that the avian flu will not become a
According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the word "monkey" may originate in a German version of the Reynard the Fox fable, published circa 1580. In this version of the fable, a character named Moneke is the son of Martin the Ape. The word Moneke may have been derived from the Italian monna, which means "a female ape". The term 'monkey' is an artificial grouping; it is not a "good" taxon, but instead it is a paraphyletic group, like "fish". A "good" taxon, as most modern biologists consider
differ from Catholic ceremonies and ideas about the afterworld. Every Sunday, after mass, it is a tradition for members to have meal together. This is a time for everyone to relax and reconnect every week through church and food. The traditional Hmong food was wonderful and I was really taken aback by how I was so 2 welcomed by the people. They were so open to my questions and did not make me feel like an outsider at all. The
he or she will have gathered enough essential information to make reading the rest of the report unnecessary (max.1 page) Opportunities to choose the United States as an export country are the growth of the population, the high GDP per capita and the location of our target group. But the biggest opportunity is the increasing popularity of Asian food and the growth of the amount of Asian restaurant that comes with it. On the other hand there are some threats when exporting to the U.S. The exchange
About the Herb Antiviral Miraculous Detoxifying Herb Plant Information Common Asian Names: Paetumpung (Thailand), Mollucan Spinach, Sambung Nyawa 'extending life' (Malaysia), Daun Dewa (Indonesia), Akar Sebiak, Kelemai Merah, "NAN FEI YE" "Bai Bing Ca" (Chinese). Scientific Name: Gynura procumbens United States: Green Harmony, Longevity Spinach, Cholesterol Spinach Description: • Perennial • Growing 10 – 25 cm tall. • Young stems are green, turning light purple with green spots.
Therefore, the application of the word is somewhat arbitrary and subjective. For example, some people consider mushrooms to be vegetables even though they are not plants,while others consider them a separate food category. Some vegetables can be consumed raw, some may be eaten cooked, and some must be cooked in order to be edible. Vegetables are most often cooked in savory or salty dishes. However, a few vegetables are often used in desserts and other sweet dishes, such as rhubarb pie andcarrot